3rd Lab Week
Concept: Three types of Rocks and the Rock Cycle
Objective: Students will learn the three types of rock and how Igneous, Metamorphic and Sedimentary Rocks are formed.
•How are Igneous Rocks formed?
•How are Metamorphic Rocks formed?
•How are Sedimentary Rocks formed?
FOSS Science Resources pgs 220-227.
4a. Students know how to differentiate among igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks by referring to their properties and methods of formation (the rock cycle).
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